People also ask
What is silk fabric?
Silk is a fabric as well as the fiber it is made of. You have heard the tale of the Chinese empress who first found the silkworm which gives those fine lustrous fibers that make the most luxurious fabric on earth 鈥?I believed that only silkworms gave us silk, for a long time since learning about this in school.
What is Silk noil?
Silk Noil is a low sheen and slightly bulky silk fabric with a nubby texture (matte surface and rough finish). It is made from the short fibers left after combing and carding, which is why it does not have the shine of other silk fabrics.
What is Kora silk?
Kora Silk 鈥?A silk fabric made from undegummed and untwisted silk fibers. It is usually available in printed form. (Organza silk is also known as Kora silk) Learn more about Indian silks used in Saris in this post on the different types of saris .
What is iridescent silk?
A silk fabric with an iridescent look because of the use of different colored warp and weft fibers in weaving. A tightly woven silk fabric from Thailand.